US trade with Tajikistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017

Published or Updated: Mar 31, 2018

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Tajikistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Tajikistan

In the 3rd quarter of 2017, US trade with Tajikistan was $2.0 million, down 41.95% ($1.4 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US exports to Tajikistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 were $1.7 million, down 47.71% ($1.5 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US imports from Tajikistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 totaled $0.3 million, up 73.43% ($0.1 million) from the 3rd quarter of 2016.

US trade surplus with Tajikistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 was $1.4 million, a 54.08% decrease ($1.7 million) over the 3rd quarter of 2016.

Tajikistan was the US 201st largest trading partner in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (down from 191st in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0002% of US total trade (down from 0.0004% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Tajikistan was the US 192nd largest export market in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (down from 183rd in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0004% of US total exports (down from 0.0009% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

Tajikistan was the US 203rd largest supplier in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (up from 204th in the 3rd quarter of 2016), accounting for 0.0000% of US total imports (just as in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

US Exports to Tajikistan

The major share of US exports to Tajikistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 34.73% of US total exports to Tajikistan (3.90% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 29.45% of US total exports to Tajikistan (20.40% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 21.10% of US total exports to Tajikistan (41.18% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 1.65% of US total exports to Tajikistan (0.00% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 1.57% of US total exports to Tajikistan (32.07% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 0.00% of US total exports to Tajikistan (1.38% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US exports to Tajikistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - an increase of $282.2 thousand;
  • Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags (HS code 63) - an increase of $218.6 thousand;
  • Pharmaceutical products (HS code 30) - an increase of $131.1 thousand;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $31.3 thousand;
  • Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans (HS code 49) - an increase of $27.9 thousand;
  • Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates (HS code 03) - an increase of $26.5 thousand;
  • Plastics and articles thereof (HS code 39) - an increase of $20.8 thousand;
  • Clocks and watches and parts thereof (HS code 91) - an increase of $15.0 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Tajikistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Meat and edible meat offal (HS code 02) - a decrease of $1,038.1 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - a decrease of $804.7 thousand;
  • Rubber and articles thereof (HS code 40) - a decrease of $306.7 thousand;
  • Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (HS code 88) - a decrease of $122.1 thousand;
  • Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal (HS code 82) - a decrease of $44.6 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $39.2 thousand;
  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - a decrease of $39.1 thousand;
  • Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes (HS code 28) - a decrease of $38.4 thousand;
  • Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles (HS code 85) - a decrease of $9.6 thousand;
  • Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) (HS code 42) - a decrease of $7.5 thousand;
  • Furniture; bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings, not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated sign illuminated nameplates and the like; prefabricated buildings (HS code 94) - a decrease of $6.5 thousand.
US exports to Tajikistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in Q3 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in Q3 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q3 2017
over Q3 2016
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 0.0 0.00 1,038.1-100.00
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 26.5 1.57 0.0
28 Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes 3.6 0.21 42.0-91.39
30 Pharmaceutical products 140.4 8.29 9.31,413.64
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 330.6 19.53 299.310.46
39 Plastics and articles thereof 23.8 1.41 3.0681.61
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 306.7-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 0.0 0.00 7.5-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 27.9 1.65 0.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 365.0 21.57 82.8340.80
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 222.8 13.17 4.25,145.03
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 0.0 0.00 39.1-100.00
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 0.0 0.00 44.6-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 127.4 7.53 932.1-86.33
85 Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles 72.7 4.29 82.3-11.71
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 64.3 3.80 186.4-65.51
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 92.7 5.48 132.0-29.71
91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 15.0 0.89 0.0
94 Furniture; bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings, not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated sign illuminated nameplates and the like; prefabricated buildings 3.3 0.20 9.8-66.24

US Imports from Tajikistan

The major share of US imports from Tajikistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 (and in the 3rd quarter of 2016) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Precious metals and stones (HS code 71) - 58.50% of US total imports from Tajikistan (0.00% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 23.24% of US total imports from Tajikistan (0.69% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 2.79% of US total imports from Tajikistan (4.06% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 1.65% of US total imports from Tajikistan (0.00% in the 3rd quarter of 2016);
  • Metals and products from them (HS codes 72-83) - 1.10% of US total imports from Tajikistan (79.75% in the 3rd quarter of 2016).

The largest gains in US imports from Tajikistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin (HS code 71) - an increase of $164.0 thousand;
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted (HS code 62) - an increase of $64.0 thousand;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - an increase of $4.6 thousand;
  • Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles (HS code 85) - an increase of $4.3 thousand;
  • Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof (HS code 84) - an increase of $3.6 thousand;
  • Aluminum and articles thereof (HS code 76) - an increase of $3.1 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Tajikistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 over the 3rd quarter of 2016 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof (HS code 81) - a decrease of $128.9 thousand;
  • Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof (HS code 90) - a decrease of $6.6 thousand.
US imports from Tajikistan in the 3rd quarter of 2017 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in Q3 2017
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in Q3 2016
(USD thousand)
Change
in Q3 2017
over Q3 2016
(%)
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 4.6 1.65 0.0
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 65.1 23.24 1.15,711.42
71 Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin 164.0 58.50 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 3.1 1.10 0.0
81 Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof 0.0 0.00 128.9-100.00
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 3.6 1.27 0.0
85 Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles 4.3 1.52 0.0
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 0.0 0.00 6.6-100.00
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce